Flood Risk Templates and Other Resources

Templates and Other Resources are a collection of documents used to support the implementation of Flood Risk Projects and may be referenced in standards, guidance, and technical references. The types of documents found here include templates, checklists, forms, database schemas, metadata profiles, product prototypes, and etc.

FEMA NFIP Metadata Profile for Draft, Preliminary and Final FIRM Datasets

Raster QC Checklist Applied Approaches

Pre-QR3 Submission Questionnaire and Self-Certification Form

FEMA NFIP Metadata Profile for OrthoImagery Datasets

FEMA NFIP Metadata Profile for Hydrology Datasets

FEMA NFIP Metadata Profile for Flood Risk Datasets

FEMA NFIP Metadata Profile for Basemap Datasets

FEMA NFIP Metadata Profile for Discovery Datasets

FEMA NFIP Metadata Profile for Floodplain Mapping and Redelineation Datasets

FEMA NFIP Metadata Profile for Coastal Datasets

FEMA NFIP Metadata Profile for Hydraulics Datasets

FEMA NFIP Metadata Profile for Alluvial Fan Datasets

Regulatory Checklists

Flood Risk Products (FRP) QC Checklist’

FEMA NFIP Metadata Profile for Terrain Datasets

FEMA NFIP Metadata Profile for Survey Datasets

XML Template Files

Please download the ZIP, which contains the XML files. Special software is needed to view these files.

Higher Standards Toolkit

The Higher Standards Toolkit which was developed to support Higher Standards Adoption. The toolkit contains information/tools for the State to assess their programs, discuss higher standards, and review ordinances for higher standards. It also has tools for local floodplain managers to understand the benefits of higher standards and how to implement them."

Template: FIS Report (December 2020)

FIRM Database Schema (December 2020)

Last updated January 10, 2022